Labour Room Protocols and Policies

by T Radha Bai Prabhu

Pregnancy is a time of joy and anticipation. It can also be a time of anxiety and concern. While most pregnancies and child birth are uneventful, all pregnancies are at risk. The safe motherhood initiative of WHO recommends that skills of health workers should be improved through locally adopted guidelines and standards for the management of pregnancy and childbirth. This booklet provides guidelines for the obstetrical problem that are commonly encountered in the casualty and labor room. The purpose is to provide optimal service for women in labor and the key element of this approach is to reduce maternal and perinatal mortality and morbidity. This book provides guidance to postgraduates and practicing obstetrician to implement the necessary services to the patients without delay.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Prabhu T Radha Bai Institute of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Government Hospital for Women and Children, Egmore, Chennai
ISBN 9788180618437
Speciality Obstetrics and Gynecology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/10439
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2006
Pages 108
Book Type Professional


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